W
elcome to the African Communities of Manitoba Inc. (ACOMI). ACOMI Andre Doumbeis a non-profit, non-sectarian organization, bringing together individuals and community organizations of African heritage in the province of Manitoba,  Canada.

 

We invite you to explore the site for useful information about Africans in Manitoba.

 

We would like to thank the University of Winnipeg especially the Global College for their support with the initial hosting of this site.

We hope you enjoy your visit.

 

 

André Doumbè
Acomi President

 

"Tears of Ebola" - Acomi Fundraising Concert

Acomi Ebola Relief CampaignOn March 19th, 2015 Manitobans are coming together for "Tears of Ebola," a unique multicultural concert in benefit of the Orphans of Ebola that will raise $100,000 to support the basic needs of the thousands of children who have lost their families in the Ebola crisis.

Presented in partnership between the African Communities of Manitoba Inc. (ACOMI) and the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO), the concert will take place at the Pantages Playhouse Theatre at 7:30 pm in Winnipeg.

Tears of Ebola will feature some of Manitoba's finest artists including Kelly Bado, Flo, Fresh IE, Casimiro Nhussi, Coffiman, World Village Gospel Choir, the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra and many more.

 

 

For media inquiries please contact Zita Somakoko at arc@acomi.ca or 204-221-6696 or Neil Middleton at 204-949-3999 or nmiddleton@wso.mb.ca.

Tickets: Click here to Buy Individual Tickets

T-Shirts: Click here to Buy T-shirts to support Ebola Relief (Also available at the Acomi Center)

Donations: To make a donation to Ebola Relief, please click  here or click "Donate Now" below:

Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!          

More Information: Click here for more information about Acomi's Ebola Relief Campaign.

 



Following are the recipients of the 2012-2013 Acomi Student Bursary Awards. Each student received $500.00 for the 2012-2013 academic year. Information on the Acomi Student Bursary Awards can be found at the following link: Acomi Student Bursary Program

Name Institution
Hossaena Daniel Ayele University of Manitoba
Ahmed Awil Hussein University of Manitoba
Olakunle Tijani University of Manitoba
Daniel Nechi University of Saint-Boniface
Mubo Ilelaboye University of Manitoba
Mayom Thon Jok University of Winnipeg
Oluwatosin Ajila University of Winnipeg





2013 Annual General Meeting



Volunteer Opportunities

We are in search of volunteers to manage several positions within Acomi. Click on the following link to see available volunteer opportunities: Volunteer Opportunities

 

If you are interested in volunteering with Acomi, please send an email to: info@acomi.